Engraved t.p., signed R.C. after M.K. (Matthäus or Melchior Küsel?). Engraved port. of Joachim von Gravenegg, Abbot of Fulda, to whom the work is dedicated. Two full-page engravings by Georg Andreas Wolfgang and 8 by another hand. Versos of these 10 ill. are blank & the leaves are not included in paging. Woodcut in-text ill., Y3v. Head- and tail-pieces, initials
Signatures: )( A-Z. First 2 leaves of 1st gathering are unsigned engravings, last 2 leaves are signed )(2 and )(3
Bound with: Emblemata Iosephina / Karl Stengel (Augsburg : V. Aperger, 1658) -- Hierologia in qua loca sacra / Karl Stengel (Ingolstadt : G. Haenlin, 1653) -- Revocatoriae tremellianae revocatio ad calculos veritatis et modestiae / Christoph Ott (Augsburg : V. Aperger, 1662)
Binding: old vellum. Rebacked, retaining original backstrip with title & author written at head. Page edges blue. Two pairs of slits for ties at foredge
Inscription on t.p. of 1st title: B.M.V. in Salem (Cistercian Abbey of Salem, Baden). Devotional inscription in Latin on front free endpaper
No table of contents. Narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text. Light foxing.
Küsel, Matthäus, 1629-1681; Küsel, Melchior, 1626-1683; Wolfgang, Georg Andreas, 1631-1716